New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Greenwich Village Historic District
Erected by New York Landmark Preservation Foundation.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 40° 44.102′ N, 74° 0.391′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Perry Street east of Greenwich Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 114 Perry Street, New York NY 10014, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Greenwich Village Historic District Extension (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); 134 Charles Street (about 500 feet away); The Family (about 500 feet away); Hart Crane (about 600 feet away); Sinclair Lewis (about 700 feet away); Woody Guthrie (approx. 0.2 miles away); Boyhood Home of Bret Harte (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Davisson-Germer Experiment (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . . Greenwich Village (Wikipedia). "Greenwich Village, often referred to by locals as simply "the Village", is a neighborhood on the west side of Lower Manhattan, New York City. In the 20th century, Greenwich Village was known as an artists' haven, the Bohemian capital, the cradle of the modern LGBT movement, and the East Coast birthplace of both the Beat and '60s counterculture movements. Groenwijck, one of the Dutch names for the village (meaning "Green (Submitted on November 2, 2018.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 3, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 2, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 125 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 2, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. 4. submitted on May 1, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.